overview Fastest shutter speed

Fastest shutter speed Fastest shutter speed
1/3200 of a second

Having a faster max shutter speed means you'll be able to take pictures of fast moving subjects without any risk of blur, for example formula one cars whizzing by at a race.

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Compared To Compared to recent compacts

Out of 6 recent compacts, none have (significantly) better fastest shutter speed than the Canon PowerShot SX260 HS.

Canon PowerShot SX260 HS
1/3200 of a second
Best
1/2000 of a second
Average
1/2000 of a second
Min
1/1500 of a second